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Holiday magic and economic realities collide in this send up of Dickens’s classic.

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J. Zachary Pike was once a basement-dwelling fantasy gamer, but over time he metamorphosed into a basement-dwelling fantasy writer. A New Englander by birth and by temperament, he writes strangely funny fiction on the seacoast of New Hampshire.

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Arth’s Pantheon: The Gods of Water

Image of a crashing wave. Text reads Arth's Pantheon: Water. Sea, Lakes, Sailing

This is part of a series on Arth’s Pantheon. Twice a month we’re taking a look at life on Arth and the gods that shape it. If you’re new to the series, get started with an overview. This post looks at the gods of the realm of water.

Water is a blessing or a curse. It can be known and respected, but never taken for granted. A stream can give life, and a river can wash it away. People can pull food from the deep, or something from the deep can pull people down and eat them. The gods of water are seen as mercurial and fickle, but they command some of the most fervent worship from the various races of Man.

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Arth’s Pantheon: The Gods of Light

Image of the sun behind the clouds. Text reads Arth's Pantheon: Light. Day, Sun, Virtue

This is part of a series on Arth’s Pantheon. Twice a month we’re taking a look at life on Arth and the gods that shape it. If you’re new to the series, get started with an overview. This post looks at the gods of the realm of light.

The gods of light are favorites of the people of Arth. Scriptures and myths depict them as altruistic, benevolent, and virtuous; quick to help the downtrodden and lift up the oppressed. Plus, nobody can smite like a deity of light. Big flashes, prismatic explosions, the whole deal. Watching them clear out the undead and demons is seriously impressive.

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